Partial log, kept by William Peets, relating to a whaling voyage to the North Pacific Ocean; 1850 Sept. 20-1851 Aug. 20; Includes descriptions of types of whales seen or taken, accidents and death at sea, and mutiny. Other places represented include Faial and Oahu; Repository also has microfilm of the log (Reel 273); Contains the names of vessels and masters spoken throughout the voyage; Whaling vessel, out of New Bedford, Mass., mastered by John P. Carr, on voyage 21 Sept. 1850-13 June 1853 to... Topics: Carr, John P., Isaac Howland, Jr. & Company (New Bedford, Mass.), Marine accidents, Mutiny,...
byEliza F. Mason (Ship); Shattuck, Orson F., logkeeper
Partial log, kept by Orson F. Shattuck, relating to a whaling voyage to the South Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic oceans and Okhotsk Sea; 1853 Dec. 2-1856 Nov. 30; Includes descriptions of whales Topics: Jernegan, Nathaniel, Isaac Howland, Jr. & Company (New Bedford, Mass.), Bowhead whale, Children...